In 2009 KWS Motorsports fielded the Aprilia Factory effort in the AMA Pro Daytona Sportbike class with riders Chaz Davies, Ben Thompson and then Aaron Gobert. The team took the Aprilia RSV1000R to the competition in the class with impressive results for an largely undeveloped bike with 10 year old technology. KWS Technician Michael Godin drops some knowledge on us form his experience in working with the bike.
Huntley Nash and Neyra Racing New Jersey Motorsports Park Recap
Huntley Nash and Neyra Racing recap from New Jersey Motor Sports Park.
Huntley was on his way to perhaps his best AMA Pro Superbike finish of the
season when a small part on his bike let go. The team has plans to test
electronics in the off season and come back in 2014 on a much improved
KWS Race Shop Tour
In the summer of 2008 we had the opportunity to crash the KWS race shop, a
real functioning shop where racing serves their R&D needs, and their
customers benefit from their high horsepower output engine
builds. Here's how it goes down at the KWS race shop in North Charleston,
KWS '09 AMA Superbike Series Season Review
In 2009 we had the good fortune to work with the guys at Factory Aprilia
Millennium Technologies KWS for the entire season. We documented their race
efforts as riders Chaz Davies and Ben Thompson (later replaced by Aaron
Gobert) navigated a new rules package on a bike that nobody had ever raced
at a professional level. The following is the entire season with the
exception of the Laguna Seca round. The segments had been missing from this
iteration of OnTheThrottle.TV previous to this re-edit. Enjoy...
Tags: aaron gobert, Aprilia, ben thompson, chaz davies, daytona sportbike,
Aprilia RSV Pro's and Con's And the Differences Between The Models
Been asked this a lot so when Shag In The Wind (link below, go check him
out) asked me I thought it was about time I made the video....... I'm sure
I've missed loads so just ask in the comments.
When I talk about servicing I'm talking major service where valve
clearances are checked.
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Suspension Setup on the Track
Sportbike Suspension- An Intro to Sportbike Suspension
Scene from 2 disc DVD set available at
Host Dave Moss conducts a classroom session then takes suspension tuning
principals to the track for practical application.
Aprilia RSV-R Factory - Gopro Hero2
Onboard Tom's RSV-R. Footage from January 12 Playday @ Hampton downs over a
couple of sessions, 1080p @ 30fps. Nice hot day, using the fresh seal on
track was forming some rubble just off line through turn 4 and 5. However
still managing to cut over 3 sec off his previous best times.
Moss Dissects Mladin's GSX-R1000 Superbike
Dave Moss of Catalyst Reaction Suspension gets intimate with Mat Mladin's
2009 GSX-R1000 American Superbike. Dave gives us a tour of the superbike's
trick bits and design, most of which would be valuable on a normal bike
Factory Aprilia RSV4 Build
A time-lapse of a Factory Aprilia RSV4 we converted for track use.
Check out our walk around video of the RSV4
Ohlins TTX rear shock
Akrapovic full Ti EVO
Pair valve removal
Racing Fairing stay
Sato strap hooks
CF engine covers
Lightech Axle adjusters
Cox Radiator gaurd
Ti Axle nut
Quick release gas cap
Race body work
Custom Build SS Brake lines
LSL Clip ons
Rizoma Sprocket cover
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Deff Syndicate - Instrumental Hip-Hop Vol. 1
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Our Aprilia RSV Tuono 1000 made the cover of the german
This footage was filmed all year long, so it might be that you already have
seen some footage. Enjoy.
Unsere Aprilia RSV Tuono 1000 hat es auf das Cover der Fighters geschafft.
Wir haben euch ein paar Szenen der Saison zusammen geschnitten. Vermutlich
kennt ihr einige Bilder bereits. Viel Spaß.
Transformes - Witwicky
Flume - Holdin On